Ban On Online 'Game Of Chance' In Karnataka May Hurt Subscription Revenue, Say Experts

The Indian regulatory framework has clearly distinguished between games of skill and games of chance in India. Since games of skill might include an entry fee they can’t be viewed as gambling. Games of chance are viewed as gambling as it includes luck instead of skill and in this manner, it is explicitly precluded by the law, wherein games of skill are considered lawful across most states. The sector needs the help of state governments to promote drives towards capable gaming and acknowledgment of the AIGF ‘Self-regulation Framework’.